FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type ION-ADR-A-1
ware Transport Amphorae
supposed site of production Ionic-Adriatic region
certainty of arguments archaeometric: not certain
visual excamination of fresh break pink, granular; some fine white inclusions
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR7/4
texture of freshly broken surface granular
hardness hard


quartz very frequent, angular, spherical, clear; white, 0,04-0,6
mica infrequent, angular, spherical, white, 0,04
reddish inclusions frequent, rounded, spherical - subspherical, reddish brown, 0,04-0,08
grey inclusions infrequent, subangular, spherical - subspherical, dark grey, 0,04-0,5
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